The test oath--Southern members — interesting wedding.
--It is understood the constitutionality of the act of Congress presenting the test oath is now before the Supreme Court in the application of A. A. Garland
, of Arkansas
The whole question will be presented on Friday next.
The Southern members elected to Congress are still here.
Some of them, believing that it will be a long time before they are admitted, contemplate returning home and remaining there until the door is opened to receive them.
There was quite a crowd of visitors at the White House
to-day, including members of Congress.
The Representatives from Ohio
were among those who were admitted to an interview with the President
Friday evening last, a wedding of an interesting nature took place in Washington
between Colonel N. W. Sanders
, of Louisiana
, and Miss. Cora V. L. Scott
), of spiritualism reputation.
Rev. John Pierpont
, poet, performed the marriage ceremony.